London’s Toy borrow from shoegaze, Krautrock, and classic psychedelia to make pulsating, hypnotic music. Featuring vocalist/guitarist Tom Dougall, guitarist Dominic O’Dair, bassist/vocalist Maxim Barron, keyboardist Alejandra Diez, and drummer/vocalist Charlie Salvidge, Toy began playing together in 2010; before forming this group, Dougall, O’Dair, and Barron were in the band Joe Lean & the Jing Jang Jong. Barron also plays in Cat’s Eyes, the other project of the Horrors’ Faris Badwan. The group’s first single, Left Myself Behind, was released in 2011 on Heavenly in a limited edition of 100 copies and sold out in a day; that year, they also supported the Horrors on tour and performed at festivals such as Field Day. The following year, they issued the singles Motoring and Lose My Way before releasing their self-titled debut album that September.

Kid Wave Premiere 'Gloom' Video, The Rory Atwell produced "Gloom" EP Out November 24th

Kid Wave Debuts ‘Gloom’ Video, EP Out 11/24

Kid Wave have announced details of the release of a new single. Gloom will be released on Heavenly Recordings on Monday 24th November 2014. Produced by Rory Atwell and recorded at Lightship 95, the single, available as a 4-track 7”, features the tracks Gloom, Brimstone and Young Blood & All I Want, both of which appeared as part of the band’s first download only release on Heavenly in September:

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Review of the new album from 'Toy', "Join The Dots". The album comes out on December 10th via Heavenly Recordings in Europe and Pias in North America.

Review Of Toy’s “Join The Dots”

Join The Dots is a fitting moniker for Toy’s sophomore release which has dropped just over a year after their eponymous debut LP. The record’s a wash of noisy psyche rock with touches of ambient undertones that invoke the eclectic mix of The Horrors,

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